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John Wilkinson, English ironmaster, 1787.

 
John Wilkinson, English ironmaster, 1787.
4 0 c m
 
31cm
actual image size: 23cm x 32cm

Description

Coins showing John Wilkinson (1728-1808) in 1787. Wilkinson invented the cannon-boring machine, established the first blast-furnace at Bilston, Staffordshire and supplied arms to America and France.

Image Details

Image Ref.
 
10302886

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